The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 29 39 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Contract jobs citing SAP 17 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.40% 2.66% 5.93%
As % of the Vendors category 9.71% 6.45% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 10
Average daily rate
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£500 £400 £531
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £330 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £452 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.54 £26.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-25.20% +49.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
175 155 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 45.34% 41.22% 51.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 108 107
Average daily rate £363 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £204 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 20
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.35 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -24.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £21.10 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SAP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

SAP Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP.

1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (36.36%) SAP BW
4 7 (31.82%) SAP BI
4 7 (31.82%) ERP
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Requirements Management
4 7 (31.82%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) JIRA
4 7 (31.82%) Confluence
4 7 (31.82%) User Stories
5 6 (27.27%) SAP ERP
5 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (27.27%) MS Visio
6 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) Banking
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (13.64%) CRM
8 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
8 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.64%) SOA
8 3 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (13.64%) Adobe
8 3 (13.64%) Retail
8 3 (13.64%) Middleware
8 3 (13.64%) Migration
8 3 (13.64%) FatWire

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) Confluence
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Visio
1 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Silverpop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (36.36%) SAP BW
2 7 (31.82%) SAP BI
3 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) JIRA
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Release Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Environment Manager
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
1 3 (13.64%) SAP PI
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Social Media
1 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (13.64%) SCADA
2 1 (4.55%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (31.82%) ERP
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Requirements Management
2 7 (31.82%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (31.82%) User Stories
3 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) Content Management
4 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Release Management
4 3 (13.64%) SOA
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) CAD
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) ABAP
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Solvency II
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe
2 3 (13.64%) MuleSoft
2 3 (13.64%) FatWire
2 3 (13.64%) Pega
2 3 (13.64%) Sitecore
2 3 (13.64%) hybris
2 3 (13.64%) Guidewire
3 1 (4.55%) Pardot
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com